The weather is cold and I hate the holidays. Here are some shows that I’ll be attending or wishing that I was attending or being too drunk to attend. I’ll be updating this list continually throughout the month to add awesome things I hear about or fill in the TBAs.
Nov 30 at Spaceland, Silverlake $5 8:30pm (21+).
Dec 01 at The Music Box, Los Angeles for extortionist prices.
Dec 03 at The Filmore, San Francisco
Dec 02 at Echoplex, Los Angeles $20adv/$25d 8:30pm (18+).
Dec 04 at Slim’s, San Francisco $(probably not worth it unless you really like this group).
AN EVENING WITH EINSTÜRZENDE NEUBAUTEN
HITMAN’S HEEL (Alexander Hacke & Danielle de Picciotto)
OFF-BEAT ORACLE (N.U. Unruh)
Dec 02 at Spaceland, Silverlake $8 8:30pm (21+).
Dec 05 at Showdown, San Francisco $6 8pm.
Dec 02 at 508 E Haley St, Santa Barbara free 8pm.
Dec 03 at Echoplex, Los Angeles $15 8:30pm (18+).
Dec 04 at Stork Club, Oakland $?(maybe free) 9pm.
Dec 04 at The New Parish, Oakland $15adv/$18d 9pm (18+).
Dec 04 at The Slidebar, Fullerton free 9pm.
w/ others TBA
Dec 04 at Pehrspace, Los Angeles $5 9pm.
Dec 05 at Proof Bar, Santa Ana free 9pm (21+).
THE WRECK HALL
w/ DJ sets by Virtigo and Alex Asylum
Dec 05 at Slim’s, San Francisco $25 7pm
Dec 07 at Echoplex, Los Angeles $10 9pm (18+).
Dec 08 at The New Parish, Oakland $13adv/$15d 10pm (18+).
FRESH AND ONLYS
Dec 08 at The Echo, Los Angeles $8adv/$10d 8:30pm (18+).
MT ST HELENS VIETNAM BAND
Dec 09 at The Troubadour, West Hollywood $13adv/$15d 8pm.
Dec 09 at Satellite, Los Angeles $cheap 9pm.
THE HAPPY HOLLOWS
Dec 09 at Hemlock Tavern, San Francisco $6 9pm.
Dec 10&12 at The Troubadour, West Hollywood $13adv/(can’t pay at the door for this one) 8pm.
Dec 10 at McCabes, Santa Monica $mystery 7pm
THAO WITH THE GET DOWN STAY DOWN
and quite possibly others
Dec 10 at The Echo, Los Angeles $10 8:30pm (18+).
Dec 10 at Pehrspace, Los Angeles $5 9pm.
FLESH, THE RACIST CRAYON
HI HO SILVER OH
Dec 11 at The Blue Cafe, Long Beach $7 9pm (21+).
THE MEKA LEKA HI’S
Dec 11 at Echoplex, Los Angeles $13 8pm.
CHRISTMAS SWEATER FESTIVAL, a benefit for Teen Impact
w/ SIGNALS, THE DEADLY SYNDROME, THE PITY PARTY,
POLLS, RABBITS RABBITS RABBITS
Dec 11 at The Glass House, Pomona $12 7pm.
FYF CHRISTMAS PARTY
w/ NO AGE, CRYSTAL ANTLERS, COMADRE + others
Dec 13 at Commonwealth Lounge, Anaheim free 9pm.
MY PET SADDLE
Dec 13 at Pehrspace, Los Angeles $5 9pm.
DAVID LIEBE HART & ADAM
Dec 16 at The Crepe Palace, Santa Cruz $free 9pm.
Dec 16 at Echoplex, Los Angeles $12adv/$14d 8:30pm (18+).
w/ guests TBA
Dec 17 at 5-Star Bar, Los Angeles free 7pm.
LET’S DRIVE TO ALASKA
BILLY IDOL TOUR (seriously)
Dec 16 at Nokia Theatre, Los Angeles 8pm.
Dec 20-21 at The Filmore, San Francisco 8pm.
Dec 19 at The Smell, Los Angeles $5 9pm.
Dec 20 at TBA, San Francisco $? 8pm.
Dec 21 at TBA, Oakland $? 8pm.
THE LOVELY BAD THINGS
Dec 21 at Echoplex, Los Angeles $10 9pm (18+).
Dec 29 at TBA, San Francisco.
DUM DUM GIRLS
Dec 26 at FMLY FEST, Los Angeles
Dec 27 at Pehrspace, Los Angeles $5 9pm.
Dec 30 at 203 Liquid Sugar Drive, San Francisco, California 94110 free 8pm.